SNAP payments in Montana are distributed over five days each month, beginning on the second. February’s benefits will be disbursed from Friday to Tuesday. The dates recipients receive their payments depend on their SNAP case number, account number, Social Security number, or last name.
Household sizes determine recipients’ SNAP payment amounts. Single-person households receive $291 per month, while eight-person households receive up to $1,751 per month. In households larger than eight, $219 is added for each additional person.
To qualify for SNAP payments in Montana, a single-person household cannot have a net monthly income exceeding $1,215, and an eight-person household cannot have a net monthly income exceeding $4,214.
SNAP benefits can be used at participating locations, including farmers markets and grocery stores. The payments